(NEW YORK) -- Hundreds of thousands of people upset about the separation of immigrant families at the border are putting their money into the fight, and making history in the process.
A Facebook fundraiser called "Reunite an immigrant parent ... Read More
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(PITTSBURGH) -- An unarmed African-American teenager killed by police while fleeing a traffic stop this week wrote a poem two years ago saying he never wants his mother to feel the pain of burying her son.
Antwon ... Read More
Greenville Police Department
(GREENVILLE, S.C.) -- A man in South Carolina with gun tattoo on his face has been arrested for illegally possessing a gun.
Michael Vines, who is federally prohibited from possessing a firearm, allegedly tried tossing away a ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Three-quarters of Americans say immigration is a good thing, according to a Gallup poll released Thursday.
The number -- 75 percent -- is a "record-high" and includes majorities from all party groups, according to Gallup.
The ... Read More
The Gorilla Foundation/Koko.org
(NEW YORK) -- Koko, the western lowland gorilla who learned sign language and became a pop-culture phenomenon, has died at the age of 46, the group that cared for her announced Thursday.
The Gorilla Foundation, headed by ... Read More
(OAKVILLE, Wash.) -- The pistol-packing pastor who gunned down a man allegedly on a carjacking rampage that left three people shot in Tumwater, Washington, on Father's Day, says he acted to "protect my family and others."
David George, a ... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- The Trump administration is considering housing up to 20,000 unaccompanied migrant children on U.S. military bases, according to a U.S. official.
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) made the request to the Department of Defense ... Read More
(PITTSBURGH) -- The family of an unarmed teenager shot and killed by police while he was fleeing a traffic stop doesn't "want him to have died in vain," a family attorney said.
Antwon Rose, 17, who was African-American, ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Thursday marks the first day of summer and the longest day of the year across much of the Northern Hemisphere.
New York City will experience 15 hours and 6 minutes of daylight, while Los Angeles will ... Read More
U.S. Geological Survey
(HONOLULU) -- Lava from the Kilauea volcano eruption on the Big Island in Hawaii makes for very photogenic selfies and social media posts, but authorities are cracking down on thrill-seekers who are getting too close for comfort. ... Read More
(CHICAGO) -- After the University of Chicago announced late last week it's scrapping a requirement for applicants to submit SAT or ACT test scores, some experts predict other colleges may soon do the same.
"I know other schools will ... Read More
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(WASHINGTON) -- Amid the Trump administration's crackdown on illegal immigration, thousands of children were separated from their families, while parents were prosecuted under a "zero-tolerance" policy.
On Wednesday afternoon, Donald Trump signed an executive order that he ... Read More
(BROWNSVILLE, Texas) -- Texas state inspectors identified nearly 250 violations at facilities run by Southwest Key, the non-profit organization now housing migrant children separated from their parents in a converted Walmart in Brownsville, Texas, according to records obtained by ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- The room being used at one of the so-called "tender age" facilities designated to house immigrant children looked "home-y" but something seemed wrong.
Colleen Kraft, the president of the American Academy of Pediatrics, told ABC News ... Read More
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(NEW YORK) -- Their names are a mystery and in some cases, their faces are too.
But the stories of the children caught in the crosshairs of the "zero tolerance" policy at the border are resonating with ... Read More